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Aprox. 22 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Árabe (Arabic)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Course Orientation

You will become familiar with the course, your classmates, and our learning environment. The orientation will also help you obtain the technical skills required for the course....
2 videos (Total 7 minutos), 6 readings, 1 quiz
6 lecturas
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums4m
Glossary5m
Using Excel for this Course10m
Updating Your Profile10m
Social Media4m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Orientation Quiz10m
3 horas para completar

Module 1: Introduction and Summarizing Data

Data is all around you, but what is the data telling you? The first step in making better decisions and taking action is to get a good understanding of information you have gathered. In this module we will learn about some of the tools in statistics that help us achieve this....
11 videos (Total 63 minutos), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
11 videos
1-2.1. Summarizing Data: Frequency Tables7m
1-2.2. Frequency Tables in Excel: Quantitative Data6m
1-2.3. Frequency Tables in Excel: Qualitative Data6m
1-2.4. Presenting Frequency Tables as a Bar Graph in Excel2m
1-3.1. Summarizing Data: Histograms5m
1-3.2. Histograms in Excel7m
1-4.1. Summarizing Data: Pie Charts4m
1-4.2. Pie Charts in Excel5m
1-5.1. Summarizing Data: Scatter Plots4m
1-5.2. Scatter Plots in Excel4m
2 lecturas
Module 1 Overview3m
Module 1 Readings45m
6 ejercicios de práctica
Lesson 1-1 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 1-2 Practice Quiz10m
Lesson 1-3 Practice Quiz8m
Lesson 1-4 Practice Quiz8m
Lesson 1-5 Practice Quiz8m
Module 1 Quiz38m
Semana
2
4 horas para completar

Module 2: Descriptive Statistics and Probability Distributions

We all have heard the phrase that a "picture is worth a thousand words," but you certainly don’t want one of those to be "what exactly am I looking at?" So, now that you know to use "pictures" to summarize your data, let’s make those pictures easier to understand....
16 videos (Total 107 minutos), 2 readings, 7 quizzes
16 videos
2-1.2. Mean and Median in Excel3m
2-2.1. Measures of Dispersion9m
2-2.2. Standard Deviation in Excel2m
2-3.1. Percentiles and Z-Score13m
2-3.2. Z-Score in Excel5m
2-4.1. Discrete and Continuous Random Variables11m
2-4.2. Expected Value in Excel6m
2-5.1. Normal Distribution10m
2-5.2. Normal Distribution in Excel5m
2-5.3. Standard Normal Distribution in Excel4m
2-5.4. "Less Than" in Excel1m
2-5.5. "Greater Than" in Excel1m
2-5.6. "Between Values" in Excel1m
2-5.7. Finding Z for a Given Probability (INV) in Excel3m
2-6.1. Standard Normal Distribution Table14m
2 lecturas
Module 2 Overview3m
Module 2 Readings15m
7 ejercicios de práctica
Lesson 2-1 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 2-2 Practice Quiz8m
Lesson 2-3 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 2-4 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 2-5 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 2-6 Practice Quiz6m
Module 2 Quiz30m
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3
5 horas para completar

Module 3: Sampling and Central Limit Theorem

You are charged with analyzing a market segment for your company. You and your team have figured out what variables you need to understand; you also have an idea what factors might be influencing these variables of interest. Now you are ready to do your analysis. But, wait! Where is the data? How do you begin to get the data? In this module we will review the means by which you can begin to produce data – the concepts of sampling and Central Limit Theorem – and will help you understand how to produce "good" sample data and why sample data will work....
7 videos (Total 63 minutos), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
7 videos
3-2.1. Sampling14m
3-2.2 Sampling Function in Excel6m
3-3.1. Central Limit Theorem and Sampling Means9m
3-3.2. Animating the Central Limit Theorem6m
3-3.3. Sampling Distribution and Empirical Rule in Excel11m
3-4.1. Central Limit Theorem – Sampling Proportion5m
2 lecturas
Module 3 Overview3m
Module 3 Readings30m
5 ejercicios de práctica
Lesson 3-1 Practice Quiz8m
Lesson 3-2 Practice Quiz8m
Lesson 3-3 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 3-4 Practice Quiz6m
Module 3 Quiz44m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Module 4: Inference

You have sample data and have done the analysis – you think you can say something about the population based on your sample study. But, do you have a sense of what are the chances of you being right or wrong? How can you be surer? What else should you have considered? In this module, you will learn how to find the answers to these questions....
12 videos (Total 97 minutos), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
12 videos
4-2.1. Confidence Interval for Means9m
4-2.2. Confidence Interval for Mean in Excel8m
4-2.3. Impact of Confidence Level Illustrated in Excel4m
4-3.1. Confidence Interval for Population Proportion10m
4-3.2. Confidence Interval for Population Proportion in Excel8m
4-3.3. Confidence Interval Animation in Excel5m
4-3.4. Starting Salary Example in Excel7m
4-4.1. Sample Size9m
4-4.2. Sample Size Proportion in Excel3m
4-4.3. Sample Size Mean in Excel7m
4-4.4. Sample Size Effect in Excel5m
2 lecturas
Module 4 Overview3m
Module 4 Readings20m
5 ejercicios de práctica
Lesson 4-1 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 4-2 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 4-3 Practice Quiz6m
Lesson 4-4 Practice Quiz8m
Module 4 Quiz20m
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por DAMay 15th 2018

The separation of the concepts and Excel skills made the lessons very easy to navigate. Although I knew the concepts from a previous statistics course, the Excel skills made everything feel like new!

por EWApr 19th 2019

This professor does an exceptional job of breaking down complex concepts and calculations without diluting the material. The statistical examples are highly relevant and interesting.

Instructor

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Fataneh Taghaboni-Dutta

Clinical Professor of Business Administration
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign College of Business Department of Business Administration

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In order to effectively manage and operate a business, managers and leaders need to understand the market characteristics and economic environment they operate in. In this Specialization, you will build a solid understanding of the operation of markets and the macro-economic environment with real-world examples. You will be able to identify firm and country-level economic factors that impact business decisions, develop an analytical framework using statistical tools, and apply economic theory and data in the analysis of business environment and trends to make effective business decisions. The capstone project involves an in-depth analysis of an actual business situation in which you will examine the global economic environment of a business. The final project will be a business plan that uses statistical tools and economic theory to create a comprehensive analysis of the microeconomic and macroeconomic environment in which the focal company operates. This Specialization is part of the University of Illinois Masters of Business Administration degree program, the iMBA. Learn more about the admission into the program here and how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into the program. You can also start with for-credit courses within the Illinois iMBA degree program....
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